Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC

Senior Staff Accountant

Location US-AL-Birmingham
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Brasfield & Gorrie has a challenging opportunity available for a Senior Staff Accountant in Birmingham, Alabama. The Senior Staff Accountant will be responsible for the financial reporting duties listed below.


Responsibilities and Essential Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):


  • Work with Controller and Operations Management staff to support the business needs of the organization with an emphasis on data extraction and reporting from the ERP system (RentalMan)
  • Manage special projects, involving accounting or technology at BGES, through direct involvement or delegation to others
  • Prepare, analyze, and review income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements and other accounting statements and reports on a timely basis each month
  • Recommend policies and procedures relating to financial and business practices of the organization, including appropriate internal controls
  • Conduct bi-annual supply and parts inventory and related reconciliations
  • Prepare yearly budgets including review of preliminary budgets prepared by other accounting and operations staff. 
  • Review reconciliations of general ledger, balance sheet accounts, notes payable accounts, bank statements, and verification of cash receipts
  • Prepare General Journal Entries
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Assist in the implementation of lease accounting standards, including review of lease contracts
  • Responsible for sales and use tax administration
  • Operate as a liaison between the finance/accounting team and certain operational and corporate personnel
  • Back-up for other positions within the Accounting department

Education - Skills - Knowledge - Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in an Accounting role within an office environment preferred
  • CPA or CCIFP preferred
  • Construction/real estate experience strongly preferred
  • Technology expertise including strong proficiency in Excel as well as desire to develop knowledge of existing company software products, including JD Edwards – E-1, and RentalMan
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve while meeting competing deadlines
  • Highly organized and detail oriented

Building Your Brasfield & Gorrie Career

Start your career in a big way

No matter your starting point, when you join the Brasfield & Gorrie family, you open the door to a rewarding career at one of the most respected and dynamic companies in the industry. Here you decide your path and what you will make of your career—and your life.


We value everyone

At Brasfield & Gorrie, we see our purpose as building exceptional people, trusting relationships, great projects, and strong communities. Valuing everyone is essential to our purpose, so for us, valuing diversity and inclusion is more than a lofty company commitment; it’s a way of building relationships that helps us live our purpose in our daily work.


You’ll benefit from working at Brasfield & Gorrie

By offering a strong foundation of employee benefits, we ensure that you and your family have the tools and means to prosper. We’re proud to provide a competitive benefits and compensation package. Our employees have access to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), wellness programs, career development classes, and many more benefits. We’re proud to be ranked by both Top Workplaces and Best Places to Work in multiple cities!


About Brasfield & Gorrie

Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We're skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and Lean construction, but we are best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 12 offices and approximately 3,000 employees. Our 2020 revenues were $3.9 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 22nd among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2020.


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